Announcing the Winners of Our #Paperblanks25 Contest!

To celebrate our 25th anniversary, we’re giving away 25 journals!

We’d like to say a big thank you to everyone who entered our #Paperblanks25 competition and who has supported us over the years. We absolutely love creating Paperblanks journals and have been incredibly touched to hear about the role that journalling plays in your lives. We can’t wait to see what the next quarter-century brings!

The Winners

If you see your name and entry below, please send us an email at facebook@hartleyandmarks.com or private message us on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, so we can arrange to send you your prize!


@anna_gresillon

Entered via: Instagram

My journal was like an old and faithful friend to whom I could have said anything, as he would always listen and accept my words.


@bronwenchamberlain

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling nourishes my soul. Whether I need to work through emotions, or express myself creatively, my journal time is sacred.


@cmakeitglitter

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling is my passion and similar best friend. It accompanied me through my life even when I am traveling around the world.


@evashearer

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling is my creative outlet, something I’m genuinely proud I stuck with. I love recording memories and rereading in years to come!


@hella.mi

Entered via: Instagram

Journalling helped me love my dad when I thought I could never do it. It is essential to calm me and find a way out.

💜 #paperblanks25 @paperblanks @armpa1

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@hycorax

Entered via: Instagram

📚 Being able to open a journal and step back into a day in my past in vivid detail is a priceless experience.


@jacquilee1031

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling is like a best friend allowing me to express my thoughts, heart, hurt, convictions and not pass judgement.


@johannarkrebs

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling has given me a space to create a design in a place free of judgement, each new book tells a different story


Kristi Berg

Entered via: Facebook

Journaling means a chance to bare my soul, to pull it out, examine it and put pen to paper to record what I see there.


@lilynavis

Entered via: Instagram

Hâte d’en commencer un nouveau pour de nouvelles aventures. Parce que écrire c’est ranger le bordel que l’on a dans sa tête.


@LisaTener‏

Entered via: Twitter

Journaling means searching, inspired, struggling, creating and everything in between—capturing dreams, poems, ideas: the raw material for creativity and personal growth.


Mariah Parras

Entered via: Facebook

It holds trials I have gone through and am able to learn from. Not forgetting who I was and how I’ve grown. It’s soothing.


@marlitrecartin

Entered via: Instagram

Journalling has: Changed how I view myself, been a friend when I am lonely, reminded me to take care of myself/love myself.


@meaninglessbutalive

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling means keeping track of my personal journey, the good and bad days and everything in between.


@meganusuallydraws

Entered via: Instagram

Sharing the best stuff and releasing the worst stuff is what journaling means to me.


@mikkibujo

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling is for me an easier way to express myself than speaking out loud.


@miniksiazka

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling means to me create my own story of art with free of my feelings and thoughts.


@piatch86

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling has literally saved my life. When my little brother passed away in 2015 I fell hard, journaling has let me be me again ❤


@rachel_mcgarry_photography

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling, to me, is similar to photography, it captures time you will never get back so you can live the memories over & over.


@safronia

Entered via: Instagram

I started journaling during my travels and it just got under my skin. I still love travel journals best, and of course Paperblanks ❤


@victoriasendra55

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling is my journey to the inside 📖🥀


@vidya_hugar

Entered via: Instagram

I love journalism because I can voice my opinion through writing and be creative and myself 😍 also increase my social skills 👍


@whimsicalbiologist

Entered via: Instagram

In a hectic, chaotic world, the movement of pen across paper stills my mind and organizes my thoughts.


@writer_arm

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling is a filter from the speculative mind to the real, material world. It heals and turns confusion into sense.


@writingwithrozi

Entered via: Instagram

Journaling to me is creating. As a novelist, your unique and beautiful designs help me bring my own creations to life. 🖤

I’ve posted this image before but I thought I’d share it again for this special occasion: First of all, congrats to @paperblanks on their 25th anniversary. Thank you for 25 years of incredible and gorgeous products. I’m always in awe of your journals and am forever obsessing over new designs. Here is my entry for your 25th competition! Journaling to me is creating. As a novelist, your unique and beautiful designs help me bring my own creations to life. 🖤 #Paperblanks25 ☾ ☾ ☾ #paperblanks #journal #writing #campnanowrimo #nanowrimo #stationery #stationeryaddict #stationerylove #amwriting #writer #writing #author #wip #notebook #wattpadworldwide #bookstagram #bookworm #books #wattpad #writerslife #story #writersofinstagram #writergirl #writerscommunity #writingcommunity #writersofig #bookish #bookworm

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Congratulations, everyone!

About Paperblanks: At Paperblanks, we believe that art should have a place in all aspects of life. That’s why we follow the artist’s way in everything we do – creating, crafting and releasing designs we believe have the power to touch people. For more about Paperblanks, go to our website at paperblanks.com.

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